30 Min. Tour
The perfect escape for the adventurous budget traveler who wants to discover and experience new cultures and new places, up close and personal.
ACOUSTIC ANCESTRY is a music series of 3-5 minute pieces in which the sounds of little known, surprising, or perhaps lost indigenous African musical instruments are highlighted, along with the stories of their contributions to music.
Africa Everywhere is an hour-long series that explores the African/Caribbean immigrant influence and experience in the United States and abroad.
Original untold stories from Africa. The BBC and the continent's leading investigative journalists ensure nothing stays hidden forever. Africa Eye features high-impact documentaries and compelling personalities in dynamic situations.
Africa?s funniest stand-up comedians are featured on stage and on location in this laugh a-minute series.
Africa on a Plate
Explore the continent through this culinary journey as notable African chefs set out to introduce viewers to the foods and culture of Africa.
Young and seasoned African artists perform their hits "unplugged" and share their personal stories of challenges and successes in the music industry.
Taking the viewer on a visually stunning journey across the globe, African Masters reveals the stories behind the African art scene.
From Jollof to Tagine, we discover delicious and exciting cuisines from across Africa.
The Bhadmus family's love is put to the test when an unfortunate tragedy leads to shocking secrets being exposed and power struggles within their ranks. From infidelity to crooked business deals and constant media scrutiny, the drama never stops!
Beef! take two people who hate each other and puts them in a space where they can confront each other, in the hope of squashing their beef instead of knocking out each other’s teeth.
Behind the Words
Go Behind the Words of some of Africa's literary icons and hear what inspired their writings.
Two young women juggle a successful wedding planning company with keeping the deep, dark secrets of their lives under wraps. The Moswane family matriarch has high expectatoins for these two to be the best wedding planners in Johannesburg.
Care for Color
This series presents the art of taking care of oneself, unique to people of color, with a specific focus on wellness in all its forms.
Conversations with Felicia
Considered the Oprah Winfrey of Africa, Dr. Felicia Mabuza-Suttle is an internationally renowned businesswoman, book author and talk show host.
Cooking with Siba
Siba is a much-loved food editor in South Africa. She serves up traditional food with a healthy and modern twist. Combine this with a famous South African celebrity, some good old gossip and banter around the kitchen table and you have a winning recipe!
Based on true South African criminal investigations, the series takes us through crime scenes using interviews, dramatizations and archive footage to uncover the mysteries and expose the facts behind these tragic crimes.
Date My Family
Date My Family is a reality show where singles looking for love are sent on dates with the families of three potential dating partners. The singles must decide who to date based solely on the impressions they get from the potential families.
This original series takes a fresh approach to sharing the stories of people and places throughout the African Diaspora.
Durban Beach Rescue
A dedicated team of lifeguards watch over the holidaymakers on Durban's beaches. With masses of bathers and unpredictable conditions, the lifeguards have zero tolerance for anyone who tries to break the rules.
Africa's story is still being written from the inside out with emerging economies from rich agriculture and oil production to growing technology and media industries.
Noted talent from Africa and the Diaspora take the hot seat when they disclose Exclusive stories and never yet revealed secrets about themselves.
Get an inside look at what it takes to make top notch films from acclaimed and rising producers, directors and actors from Africa and the Diaspora.
First Time Africa
Follow the eye opening experiences of individuals as they visit Africa for the first time.
Grassroots is a brand new 13 part local series that explores the trials and tribulations of two young men whose passion for rugby leads them into a new stage of their lives.
History Of Africa
Sudanese-British journalist, Zeinab Badawi travels across Africa and explores the continent's history from the beginning of time to the modern era with the goal to 'set history straight'. 2017.
House of Tayo
We follow Matthew “Tayo” Rugamba, a young Rwandan fashion designer, as he builds his startup clothing line.
Dayo arrives in Lagos for the first time in search of a better life. He has a rude awakening when he realizes that the remarkable things he heard about the city are a far cry from reality.
Get a front row ticket to witness musicians including Femi Kuti, Seun Kuti, and more as they perform their classic songs in some of Hollywood's iconic concert venues.
This action-packed local crime series features two cops, Shoes and Chilli. One infiltrates an infamous crime family while the other is being coerced into withholding evidence. When their two cases collide, their bond of brotherhood is put to the test.
Isibaya is set against the backdrop of the taxi industry, with two young lovers who are torn apart by a century-old feud between two powerful families. From a valley long divided by too little in physical riches and resources, the bitter feud continues.
It's for Life
Sam and Zanele buy a house together. They find a crazy squatter living in it and it becomes very difficult to evict her. They quickly have to face the fact that she may be with them for a long time.
Jacob?s Cross is a riveting drama series about powerful oil magnates battling for Africa?s rich off-shore oil resources. The series focuses on businessman Jacob Makhubu Abayomi and his quest to build the next great African empire.
Just In Africa
Justine Drake is considered by many to be the African Continent's foremost authority on local indigenous cuisine. On Just In Africa, Justine travels throughout the continent whipping up one wonderful meal after another.
BBC presenters from across Africa analyze African health, food and lifestyle trends. The latest medical and scientific research provides practical solutions and advice. Additional content is available on digital platforms.
Set in a fictional high security female prison, this series brings maximum drama delivered by authentic characters. Their fascinating pasts will hold you enthralled as they unravel to reveal the paths that led them into prison and behind locked gates.
When good love goes bad, who can you call? Fortunately, there's a team ready and willing to assist! When you want your LOVE BACK, they'll do all they can to help.
4 powerhouse New Yorkers share their stories of what it means to be first generation African immigrants in America. Social Entrepreneur Chid Liberty, Everyday People’s DJ Moma, jewelry artist Sewit Sium, and the CEO of Birthright Africa Walla Elsheikh.
May Yacoubi takes her audience through an international culinary experience of different foods from North Africa, the Arabian Gulf, Turkey and more introducing the uniqueness of every dish and its distinct flavors through her amazing recipes.
Swahili for "music is," Muziki Ni is a series featuring prominent and emerging artists of all genres from the continent and the Diaspora.
Noted local personalities and artists eagerly provide personal tours of what they love most about the cities and communities they call home.
My Design Rules
Three competing design duos battle it out in the name of great design. With less than 2 weeks to complete each room challenge, the pressure is on to impress a panel of industry professionals who choose the next big name in South African interior design
N*Gen (pronounced "Engine") is a science show for young learners in Africa. It is STEM focused (disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) and includes exciting animations, fun experiments, as well as tips for healthy living.
Tag along with cool city locals who uncover the African influences found in major metropolitan regions across the globe.
Come on a personal trip with two special travelers: Toronto director Terrance Babb returns to his hometown in Barbados where he finds he can’t be just another tourist to the islands. Detroit native Kristian Hill makes a pilgrimage to South Africa.
Rap Dads fuses the world of rap music with fatherhood and shows viewers that hip hop musos can also multitask. The show features some of Mzansi's most gifted rappers, Ma-E, Reason and L-Tido.
Reimagining : Movie Icons
Movie Icons past and present celebrate African fashion and designers by reimagining historic celebrity fashion trends immortalized in iconic films, such as The Matrix, Clueless, Rebel Without A Cause, and Breakfast at Tiffany’s, to name a few.
The Bogatsus and the Mabasos are embroiled in an ongoing feud. Jackson "JB" Bogatsu pimps and corrupts innocent girls at Club Venus. When daughter Lindi Mabaso gets a job there, JB pimps her. This leads to an affair that changes their lives forever.
Meet entrepreneurs, artists, entertainers and philanthropists who march to their own drum.
Shades of You
Hosted by four vibrant personalities, Shades of You is a bold and refreshing series that celebrates women of all shades and colors.
The lives and relationships of a group of young students unfold as their bright and fabulous futures balance on a knife edge due to their love of risk and danger.
The BBC shares inspirational business stories and practical advice from Africa's most enterprising business entrepreneurs.
Soundcheck at Momo's
Soundcheck at Momo’s gives your favorite artists a chance to perform and talk about the ups and downs of their musical journeys and what inspires their music.
Soundtracks @ Red Kiva
Stay transfixed as the continent?s iconic artists share personal stories and bare their hearts on stage and deliver memorable performances.
BBC Sport Africa is the entertaining sports show that's all about people. See reports, interviews, high-profile African sports stars and the talent of tomorrow. Plus a weekly Armchair Expert fans' quiz.
Stena Redemption is a reality series in which people who cheated or were cheated on seek redemption. The series gives people from both sides an opportunity to put every version of the story to the test.
A 360 degree view of the corona virus pandemic
Love, power and the pursuit of material wealth can drive a man to sacrifice his soul. The Herd, a new drama with an enigmatic supernatural storyline, will explore the extent to which people will go to obtain their heart’s desires.
The River AKA Tshedza
The River is set in Pretoria and follows the lives of the Dlaminis and the Mokoenas, two families from different backgrounds that are brought together and divided by the discovery of a diamond in Cullinan, just a stone’s throw away from Pretoria
The She Word
Every week dynamic African women debate hot topics in a frank and entertaining way at the BBC.
The Ultimate Braai Master
The Amazing Race meets Hell's Kitchen in Africa's toughest barbecue cooking competition show pitting 15 teams against ruthless judges and each other as they embark on an epic culinary road trip to claim the esteemed title: The Ultimate Braai Master.
The Wedding Bash(ers)
Celebrity "experts" are called upon to rate weddings. The dress should be to die for, the food world class, the décor divine and the entertainment a blast. Couples from all backgrounds allow their special day to be judged by The Wedding Bashers.
The Wild is a soap opera that features a five-star game lodge. Here three families struggle to co-exist as locals, staff and guests indulge in fine dining, expensive champagne, game drives and unbelievable drama.
Dash, an upcoming rapper working with his father at a garage, is moonlighting as a drug dealer to pay for studio time. His father, who is oblivious to Dash's side hustle, is in some financial troubles of his own. Local kingpin Mustafa offers to help but will his offer be accepted?
Two rival film companies, Reel Studios and Odyssey Pictures compete for box-office dominance. The rivalry doesn?t stop there, it continues on film sets, the boardroom and in the bedroom. Tinsel is a tale of drama, romance, betrayal and triumph.
Look no further as this series presents the top things to see and do around Africa and the world.
An investigative drama/thriller following Detective Lungi Mlaba who, in the course of a murder investigation, finds her own integrity severely put to the test. Like every working mother, she is faced with tough choices about where her priorities lie.
Turn Up and Dance
The freshest, most electrifying dance moves from inspirational street dancers must impress the host, judge, and studio audience. Each week 5 dancers perform their unique moves but only one gets the chance to defend the title for as long as they can.
Snappy, creative and full of facts, the BBC covers all the things today's kids care about. See topical stories, sports personalities, tech and life hacks and meet inspirational young Africans who make their mark on the world.
A fast-paced plunge into the world's most fascinating destinations seen through the eyes of two diverse and intrinsically competitive best buddies from South Africa with no plan, no itinerary and only 48 hours to see, taste and experience the adventure.